November 6, 2013
HSI is urging the Constitutional Court of Colombia to respect the decision issued last year by Bogota’s Mayor to ban bullfighting in the city.
October 25, 2013
150 Federal Parliamentarians Sign Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty-Free Pledge for a Ban on Cosmetics Animal Testing in Brazil
The Brazilian government should ban animal testing for cosmetics products and ingredients, according to 150 of Brazil’s federal parliamentarians who signed Humane Society International’s Be Cruelty-Free pledge.
October 15, 2013
HSI/Latin America has been pursuing positive change for animals in a number of areas that HSI has deemed regional priorities.
October 9, 2013
On World Egg Day, HSI highlights the growing popularity of cage-free eggs in Costa Rica. Cage-free eggs, known as huevos de pastoreo in Costa Rica, are eggs from chickens who are not confined to cages.
September 25, 2013
At the 4th Brazilian VegFest, HSI released our Meatless Monday video to support the growing national and global movement that asks people to leave meat off of their plates each Monday to help the planet, their health and animals.
August 29, 2013
Costa Rica’s Animal Health Service, and Costa Rican law enforcement authorities, with support from HSI/Latin America and American Stafford Costa Rica, confiscated fourteen dogs during a raid of a dogfighting facility apparently used for breeding.
August 5, 2013
Google México joined a growing number of corporations and food retailers around the world that are no longer using eggs from hens in barren battery cages.
July 24, 2013
Deputy Director of HSI Farm Animals Elissa Lane traveled across Latin America to speak out for farm animal welfare.
July 10, 2013
Quiznos Bolsters Animal Welfare Program by Eliminating Controversial Pig Cages from Pork Supply Chain
Quiznos, the pioneer of the toasted sandwich, announced it will work closely with its suppliers to eliminate controversial pig “gestation crates” from its supply chain between 2017 and 2022.
June 25, 2013
An HSI vet helped ensure happy endings for five dogs in Bolivia after they were implicated in a rabies scare.